US Airways - November 2013 - (Page 9)
From the Editor
Wander and Wonder
cover photo by adam lubroth
When you take a look at this
month’s cover story on page 52,
you might be tempted to book a flight
to Madrid. Our writer, Alex Salkever,
ate his way through Spain’s capital city
and discovered why Madrileños pack
the tapas bars at all hours for those tasty
bites sometimes disguised as art forms.
We’re betting that few of you have
heard of cyclocross. With century-old
roots in Europe, this grueling bikebased winter sport is becoming something of a phenomenon in the U.S. In
the words of one rider, it’s all about
suffering. Our story, by cyclocross fan
Brion O’Connor, begins on page 37.
Making plans for a trip to New York
City? Don’t leave before reading
Megan Eileen McDonough’s “Wandering Manhattan,” a journey into the
The Story Behind
By Lance Elko
neighborhoods less traveled for great
finds in food, music, art, and fashion.
Megan, herself a Manhattanite, is an
urban explorer with curiosity and energy to match. She begins her tour on
For something new that’s actually
very old, check out “A Taste of Honey.”
Nick Passmore looks at the revival of
one of the the world’s oldest brews,
mead. We include a list of our favorite
brands if you’d like to give it a shot.
Our story starts on page 19.
Finally — and fittingly for this
month’s Veterans Day observation
— turn to page 12 for our story on
US Airways’ 300th Honor Flight,
which recently brought a planeful of
WWII veterans to our nation’s capital.
Until next time, enjoy your flight.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - November 2013
Table of Contents
From the Editor
Did You Know?
Making It Happen
Hot Spots: A Caribbean Christmas
Hub Crawl: Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
Wine & Dine: Mead
Wine & Dine: Smith & Wollensky
Wine & Dine: Silver Oak Winery
Style Spotlight: Holiday fashion for men and women
Great Escapes: Nova Scotia
Great Escapes: Christmas in Colonial Williamsburg
Adventure: Wandering Manhattan
Gear Up: Time, Space, and Labor Savers
Travel Feature: Madrid, Bite by Bite
Carolinas Aviation Museum
Destination 48: Phoenix
Military Colleges and Schools
University Spotlight: Auburn University
Best of Health: Miami Beach Foot and Ankle Surgery
Must Read: Running Like a Girl
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
Giving: Carolinas Freedom Foundation
Window or Aisle?
US Airways - November 2013